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What is “zero rating?”

Zero rating is a big buzzword right now. It started off innocently enough but it’s now being used in ways it was never intended. Some are calling it unfair and some are calling it a fair…



The problem with Wi-Fi Calling

Who doesn’t love Wi-Fi calling? It’s rolling out this year to all the major carriers and advanced phones. It’s a great low-cost way to improve your voice service in the home or office. Wi-Fi calling uses…



AT&T to test “5G” technology

So, let’s get this out of the way first. A few short months ago I said there was no such thing as 5G. And there isn’t. I stand behind that. So what are engadget and others talking about when…





Will you change smartphone OS’s in 2016?

2015 was a great year for Apple. Although the final numbers aren’t in yet, it’s pretty clear that they picked up quite a bit of market share from Samsung and other Android-using cell phone manufacturers. 2015…



CES2016: weBoost shows “eqo”

It’s pronounced “echo.” weBoost was on hand with a brand new booth this year and the focus was on its new cellular booster, the eqo. It may have a funny name but it’s a serious contender….



AT&T goes no-contract on cell phones

AT&T has joined the rest of the cell carriers according to our friends at Engadget. They were the last major carrier to rely on the old model of free equipment with a two-year contract, and even though they…